Staff Accountant

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker + Lynch is working with a client in Chicago, Il that is looking for a Staff Accountant to join its team! 


  • Prepare and review federal and state income tax returns for individuals, trusts, and closely-held businesses, foreign tax compliance, estimated tax payments and extensions, and Federal and State tax audits.
  • Prepare and review compiled and reviewed financial statements for closely-held businesses
  • Develop and foster client relationships, including participation in networking and business development activities
  • Prepare and review quarterly and year-end payroll returns
  • Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or Degree in Accounting or related field, minimum GPA of 3.25 (transcript required)
  • 1+ year accounting experience (preferred)
  • CPA; if license not yet obtained:
  • Completion of the required 150 credit hours for CPA certification
  • Be willing to obtain your CPA license within a defined period of time
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • For immediate consideration, please apply directly at, or email resume to

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